0° 25' 0S Long 132° 10' 60E Mar village is located on the north coast of New
Guinea on the Vogelkop Peninsula near Sansapor due east of Biak. The U. S. Army built Sansapor Airfield (Mar Drome) near this location.
On July 30, 1944, U. S. Army Task Force Typhoon
landed near Mar. The landings,
made without preparatory bombardment to achieve surprise, met no
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October 23, 2019